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Tiaras but few tantrums at NY’s Heavenly Bodies

New York — Think embroidered papal mantles inspiring a John Galliano masterpiece for Dior, Joan of Arc armor refashioned as sexualized corsetry by Jean Paul Gaultier or the monk habit re-styled as eveningwear by Valentino. There are plenty of tiaras, but few tantrums at New York’s hottest museum ticket this spring, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and […] The post Tiaras but few tantrums at NY’s Heavenly Bodies appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource: bworldonline bworldonlineMay 13th, 2018

TURNING POINT: Freedom of Spit: On a Perfect- Intelligent God and a Stupid God

NAAWAN, Misamis Oriental (MindaNews / 2 July) – President Duterte’s concept of a perfect and intelligent God who created the cosmos and holds the heavenly bodies together is a concept  that doesn’t come from empty space but apparently originate from his exposure to the Bible and, perhaps, with the Quran’s account of creation, the two […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

You May Have Overlooked This One Detail About the Met Gala 2018

Recently, the Costume Institute caused an uproar as they announced that the next year's theme will focus on Catholicism. Entitled "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination," the fashion exhibit will feature pieces like a Chanel wedding gown inspired by a communion dress and a Valentino gowns inspired by paintings of monk's robes. They will also feature holy garments which will be separate from the designer pieces. That alone would create a debate among the liberal and conservative Catholics. However, another issue came to light regarding the designers featured. According toThe New York Times, majority of them were raised Catholic and Western descent. It will include b...Keep on reading: You May Have Overlooked This One Detail About the Met Gala 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2017
Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsNov 14th, 2017

IPMR not based on marginalization — NCIP-CAR

BAGUIO CITY — The National Commission on Indigenous People (NCIP) in the Cordillera clarified that existence of the indigenous peoples mandatory representative (IPMR) in the legislative bodies of local government units is not based on the perceived “marginalization” of IPs......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsAug 19th, 2018

Italy buries bridge collapse dead as outrage simmers

GENOA, Italy (3rd UPDATE) – Grief gripped the Italian city of Genoa on Saturday, August 18, as thousands of mourners attended a state funeral to commemorate the victims of a bridge disaster that has sparked anger, while rescuers pulled more bodies from the wreckage. Large crowds packed inside an exhibition hall ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 18th, 2018

Somewhere at a crossroads, Georgia

(First of two parts) RAPIDLY gaining in popularity among expatriates in the Middle East, Georgia is a burgeoning country with a heavenly countryside. Tucked in between the vast Caucasus Mountains, the region separating Asia and Europe, and the Black Sea, this dreamy country shares borders with Russia, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Armenia. It is becoming a… link: Somewhere at a crossroads, Georgia.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Napa wants Letran to scale NCAA s San Bedan Everest

MANILA, Philippines – For the first time in NCAA Season 94, the defending champion San Beda Red Lions looked mortal against third-placer Letran Knights. Had it not been for the heroics of Finals MVP Donald Tankoua and reserve AC Soberano, San Beda wouldn't have escaped the big bodies of Letran ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

Two bodies found dumped in Baguio City

BAGUIO, Philippines – Two bodies – one inside Burnham skating rink and another at the Baguio City Market dump  – were found this weekend while Baguio City was enveloped in fog and incessant rain. Early last Saturday, August 11, workers at the skating rink found a body near the water tank. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

[OPINION] Con-Com draft constitution sets Comelec in the right direction

The Commission on Electons (Comelec) is a strange constitutional creature. Unlike in most jurisdictions where the sole function of election management bodies is to administer elections, Comelec was created with two clashing heads. It is not only an election administrator, it is also a quasi-court, hearing and deciding pre- ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 11th, 2018

Notorious pusher gunned down

A notorious drug pusher, who has been under surveillance by authorities for more than a week, was gunned down after he engaged lawmen in a shootout Thursday afternoon in Valenzuela City. The suspect, known only in his aliases as “Boyet” and “Toto”, succumbed to a bullet wounds in their bodies….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

6 dead in Tabaco City road mishap

6 dead in Tabaco City road mishap Vox Bikol Tue, 03/07/2017 - 04:38 LEGAZPI CITY, March 5 (PNA) —- Six people died on the spot and three others were injured when the driver of a 22-wheeler truck lost control of the wheels and the vehicle collided with a motorcycle running on the opposite lane before smashing onto two houses alongside the national highway in Tabaco City, Albay, said a report that reached the headquarters here of the Police Regional Office (PRO5)-Bicol on Monday morning. Sr. Insp. Ma. Luisa Calubaquib, PRO5 spokesperson, said their investigation showed the driver of the motorcycle identified as Albert Barogo, 37, was decapitated and his upper torso was severed due to the impact of the accident that occurred at the national highway at the boundaries of Barangay Estancia in Malinao, Albay and Barangay Quinastillojan in Sabloyon Road, Tabaco City around 2:45 p.m. on Sunday. She said Barogo’s back-riders -- his wife Jasmin, 36 and son Clark Camiro, 2, -- all residents of Soa village, Malinao also died on the spot. Investigators said the truck was traversing the highway from Ligao City going to Tabaco City when the driver lost control of the steering wheel, took the opposite lane and collided with the motorcycle before hitting the two houses on the roadside. The truck driver and his two helpers also died on the spot after they were pinned down by their cargo of tons of steel sheets they were supposed to deliver to Tabaco City. Police identified the driver as Orlando B. Campo, 49, a resident of Naga City, Camarines Sur and the two truck helpers as Rommel M. Nantes, 27 and James L. Romero, both residents of Camalig, Albay. It took hours for the rescue team from the Bureau of Fire Protections of Tabaco City to retrieve the bodies of the truck helpers. The bodies of the six fatalities were brought to the Ziga Memorial District Hospital in Tabaco City around 6:10 p.m. Three members of a family living in one of two houses that were rammed by the truck were also injured and rushed to the same hospital. They were identified as Daniel Bonganay, 57, Jeffrey, 36 and Jazon, 28. Police said the family members suffered injuries in the head and body. Probers said their initial investigation showed the truck driver lost control of the steering wheel after the brakes of the trailer truck malfunctioned. (PNA) LAP/GVR/JH/CBD.....»»

Category: newsSource:  voxbikolRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

Mother Beyonce wants acceptance of curvier bodies

Beyonce Knowles performs onstage during 2018 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival Weekend 1 at the Empire Polo Field on April 14, 2018 in Indio, California. Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Coach.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

WATCH: Hundreds of Filipino moms show support for breastfeeding

MANILA, Philippines – Hundreds of Filipino mothers simultaneously nursed their babies in public on Sunday, August 5, some of them two at a time, in a government-backed mass breastfeeding event aimed at combating child deaths. About 1,500 women, some of them wearing tiaras and superhero t-shirts, sat on the vast floor ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

Hundreds of Filipino moms in show of support for breastfeeding

via inquirer.net – Hundreds of Philippine mothers simultaneously nursed their babies in public on Sunday, some of them two at a time, in a government-backed mass breastfeeding event aimed at combating child deaths. About 1,500 women, some of them wearing tiaras and superhero T-shirts, sat on the vast floor of Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

Bodies of Russian journalists killed in Central Africa brought to Moscow

MOSCOW, Russia – The bodies of 3 Russian journalists killed while on a reporting trip in the Central African Republic were brought to Moscow on Sunday, August 5, Russia's Investigative Committee said.  Journalists Kirill Radchenko, Alexander Rastorguyev and Orkhan Dzhemal were killed in the strife-town African country on Monday, July 30. They ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Hundreds of Philippine moms show support for breast-feeding

HUNDREDS of Philippine mothers simultaneously nursed their babies in public on Sunday, some of them two at a time, in a government-backed mass breastfeeding event aimed at combating child deaths. About 1,500 women, some of them wearing tiaras and superhero T-shirts, sat on the vast floor of a Manila stadium and let their babies suckle [...] The post Hundreds of Philippine moms show support for breast-feeding appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

DENR names 3 more protected river systems

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has named three more river systems as water quality management areas (WQMAs), bringing to 37 the total number of water bodies under policies for protection......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 5th, 2018

Traffic hit by triple whammy

Luck is said to come in threes and in the realm of infrastructure development, it seems the Duterte administration’s luck also comes in threes — a trio, that is. In a rare instance, we got to sit down with the top honchos of the three key government bodies tasked to bring the government’s “Build, Build, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 4th, 2018

2 bodies found in Balamban, Cebu

2 bodies found in Balamban, Cebu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Bodies of 70 killed in deadly Greek wildfires identified

The bodies of 70 people killed by Greece's deadliest wildfire in decades have been identified, authorities said Tuesday, as forensic experts continue work to identify more remains recovered from the area......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018